Cougar Mountain Zoo sets earth-friendly activities

Cougar Mountain Zoo will be having a fun day with earth-friendly activities from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 26.

  • Monday, April 21, 2014 12:28pm
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Cougar Mountain Zoo will be having a fun day with earth-friendly activities from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 26.

Activities include “Green Gardening” with master gardener Jessica Klein DiStefano from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. where participants will plant a seed in a biodegradable pot and help it grow. There also will be face painting, coloring on recycled paper at an activity station, learning how to make organic fertilizer from the lawn and garden, entertainment and a scavenger hunt.

Supplies are limited and are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Guests who bring in their old cell phones to recycle will receive $2 off zoo admission.

The Cougar Mountain Zoo is located at 19525 S.E. 54th St. in Issaquah.

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